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Latitude: 51.4294 / 51°25'45"N
Longitude: -0.1317 / 0°7'54"W
OS Eastings: 529980
OS Northings: 171699
OS Grid: TQ299716
Mapcode National: GBR FY.MGW
Mapcode Global: VHGRC.NBRK
Entry Name: Monument to George Abell South of West End of St Leonards Church
Listing Date: 27 March 1998
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1323730
English Heritage Legacy ID: 469163
Location: Lambeth, London, SW16
Electoral Ward/Division: St Leonard's
Built-Up Area: Lambeth
Traditional County: Surrey
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: Streatham St Leonard
Church of England Diocese: Southwark
TQ 2971 STREATHAM HIGH ROAD, SW16
963/33/10051 Monument to George Abell (S of W
end of St Leonard's Church)
Chest tomb. Commemorates George Abell, d 1826. Portland limestone on rendered brick base. Chest, on moulded base, has recessed corners with attached bulbous vase pilasters supporting curved-edged top slab (indecipherable inscription). Recessed panel to each side, the main ones with relief carving of mantle and skull at base and inscriptions to commemorate Abell, on west side, and Richard Colley and Thomas Mogeridge who financed the tomb, on east side. Plainer end panels, that to south with commemorative inscription to Elizabeth Abell; that to north with skull and crossbones.
Listing NGR: TQ2998071699
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